November 19, 2017
Available Services




MOLHAK ملحق/ISHHAD اشهاد
Marriage Validation

For further inquiries or follow up,
you may either contact 1(212) 758 2625 ext 315
or e-mail fconsulate@yahoo.com


Please be advised that the Molhak or Ishhad is not a marriage certificate but a document issued by this Consulate General, to be later submitted to either the First Instance Moroccan Court or the Moroccan Family Court in order to get approval of a non-Moroccan civil marriage.
تدييل الزواج الاجنبي بالصيغة التنفيدية او ثبوث الزوجية مسلم من السلطات المغربية حكم

MOLHAK/ISHHAD/Marriage VALIDATION REQUIREMENTS
  • A completed and duly signed Fiche de Renseignements Individuelle filled out by both husband and wife download here
  • A copy of the Moroccan ID (Carte d'Identité Nationale), a copy of the Moroccan passport of both husband and wife
  • Two affidavits stating that one partner is still married to the other, one signed by husband download here and one signed by wife download here.
  • In case the spouse is not Moroccan, a copy of her passport
  • Original birth certificates of both husband and wife
  • A Money Order of $18 (for Moroccan citizens an additional $15 for registration/Carte Consulaire + 2photos – please refer to the registration icon to download the form and the requirements)
  • An original marriage certificate issued by an American court
  • A Prepaid Envelope for the return of the marriage validation as well as the marriage certificate(s)
  • A completed Affidavit signed by two male witnesses, then notarized before a notary public download here in Arabic or Here in English
  • Copies of the Moroccan IDs (CIN or CNIE) of both witnesses
  • Kid(s)’ copy of Birth(s) Certificate(s)


  • Please note that all Affidavits (4) must be notarized either before a notary public or at this Consulate General.

To follow up on your application, you may call (212) 758 2625 ext. (315), or address your e-mail to: faticonsulate@yahoo.com

Consulate General of The Kingdom of Morocco
10 East 40th Street
New York, NY 10016
Business hours: M-th.: 9.00 AM to 3.00 PM/ Friday: 9.00 AM to 1.00 PM and 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Tel: (212) 758-2625.
Fax: (646) 395-8077.
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